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Job Hunting - Part 2
IV. Filling in the Meaning - Listen
Listen to the short interview and fill in the blanks with the missing words.
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When I was a college student, life was sometimes difficult because I had to
away in a low-paying job to make ends
. Then, a few months before I graduated, I knew I had to improve my chances of
a good teaching job because there was so much competition in my field, so I decided to ask some of my professors if they had any
to any of the local schools in my area. I mean, if I could just get my
in the door by volunteering or showing interest in a school program, then I might have a chance to show my
and prove that I could be a great teacher. Well, as it turns out, I had an interview with one of the principals, and I was hired a week later.
V. Retelling the Story
Retell the story above using the vocabulary you have learned. Tell how the man was able to eventually find a job.